Last updated on: 2/22/2008 | Author: ProCon.org

James T. Martin, MS, PhD Biography

Title:
Professor of Physiology in the College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific at Western University of Health Sciences
Position:
Pro to the question "Is Sexual Orientation Determined at Birth?"
Reasoning:

“Male homosexuals have had less steroid exposure during [fetal] development than male heterosexuals and…female homosexuals have had greater steroid exposure during development than their heterosexual counterparts.”

“Anthropometric Analysis of Homosexuals and Heterosexuals: Implications for Early Hormone Exposure,” Hormones and Behavior, 2004

Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Professor of Physiology, College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific, Western University of Health Sciences
  • Researcher in anthropomorphic bone structure
Education:
  • Dr.rer.nat, University of Berlin, 1974 [German equivalent of a PhD]
  • MS, University of Connecticut, 1971
Other:
  • None found